|Year of Production|
OneGate Media | 2021
1 x 45 min
Mandarin with English subtitles
China is currently constructing a huge digital surveillance system. At first sight, this doesn’t actually constitute a terror regime but rather a kind of “brave new world”, in which citizens indulge in amenities, amusements, and consumption and, in doing so almost without noticing, surrender to total control. Convenience becomes acceptance. This makes big data so attractive—and not just in China. Some applications are also in great demand in our corner of the world. And China began long ago to export its know-how, including segments of its vision of transparent subjects. How will the Western world react?